Buyer - 9 Month FTC

Ref No. BHN512183
Salary £30,000 - £35,000/annum
Location Salisbury, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open

Introduction

A market leading manufacturer require a Buyer on a 9 month FTC basis. The Buyer will join a team of Buyers and Senior Buyers and be responsible for implementing procurement strategies and managing key supplier relationships.

Important

Buyer, Purchasing, Supply Chain

The Job

A market leading manufacturer require a Buyer on a 9 month FTC basis. The Buyer will join a team of Buyers and Senior Buyers and be responsible for implementing procurement strategies and managing key supplier relationships.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful, and rapidly growing manufacturing business. Predominantly focused on operational purchasing activities, there will also be opportunities to work with the Procurement Manager on more complex tasks.

This role is available as a 9 month FTC.

Specific duties of the Buyer include:

  • Monitor and optimise supplier performance through the use of KPIs and scorecards
  • Operational purchasing / planning activities
  • Support negotiations in regards to; price, quality, lead-times etc.
  • Work to improve supply chain processes in collaboration with design and engineering
  • Report generation for Procurement Manager and Head of function

Buyer applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Procurement or Supply Chain experience within a manufacturing or FMCG business
  • Accustomed to managing and improving supplier relationships
  • Comfortable working with a global supply chain
  • Previous exposure to MRP/ERP system
  • The ability to lead on procurement projects

Adam Cardey
manages this role


 

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